The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 24 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.27% 4.70% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 5.04% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.95%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 139 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.45% 93.29% 91.39%
Number of salaries quoted 104 108 124
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £110,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) QiCA
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) SANS
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) GIAC
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Risk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Risk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 1 (14.29%) Threat Detection
6 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) QiCA
3 2 (28.57%) GIAC
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) SANS
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
1 1 (14.29%) Nexpose
1 1 (14.29%) Proventia
1 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
1 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe